apple.JPGThis blog entry was authored by Hengameh S. Safaei 

In a case of first impression, K.M. v. Tustin Unified School District, the Ninth Circuit held that a public school district’s compliance with its obligations to a deaf or hearing-impaired student under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (“IDEA”) does not necessarily establish compliance

This guest post was authored by Heather R. Coffman 

child holding lunch.JPGIn a recently published decision, Anchorage School District v. M.P., (9th Cir. 2012) —F.3d — [2012 WL 2927758], the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals sent a cool message to school districts struggling to provide special education services to children with hyper-litigious parents: Parents’ poor behavior